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Social Security and Navigating Evolving Financial Environments with Mary Beth Franklin

Social Security and Navigating Evolving Financial Environments with Mary Beth Franklin

This week, Jamie Hopkins talks with Mary Beth Franklin.  Mary Beth is a thought leader in the world of retirement planning and a financial writer at Investment…

Jamie Hopkins May 26, 2020
Rethinking Fees and Challenging the Status Quo with Rick Ferri

Rethinking Fees and Challenging the Status Quo with Rick Ferri

This week, Jamie Hopkins talks with Rick Ferri, a CFA who is rethinking the way we charge clients and how we provide service as financial professionals. Rick went…

Jamie Hopkins May 18, 2020
Fearless Investing and Continual Innovation with Aaron Klein

Fearless Investing and Continual Innovation with Aaron Klein

This week, Jamie Hopkins talks with Aaron Klein. Aaron is the founder and CEO of Riskalyze and a Snappy Kraken board member. Since founding Riskalyze nearly a decade…

Jamie Hopkins May 11, 2020
Framework: Consistency, Process and Coaching Champions with Bob Bowman

Framework: Consistency, Process and Coaching Champions with Bob Bowman

This week, Jamie Hopkins talks with legendary coach Bob Bowman. Bob is the current head coach of the Arizona State University swim team and the head coach for the…

Jamie Hopkins May 4, 2020
Framework: Writing, Retirement Planning and Innovating with Wade Pfau

Framework: Writing, Retirement Planning and Innovating with Wade Pfau

Dr. Wade Pfau is the founder of Retirement Researcher, a retirement-focused firm that uses modern and sound academic research to help clients build a retirement…

Jamie Hopkins April 28, 2020
Framework: Impact Investing, Advocacy and Doing Better with Sonya Dreizler

Framework: Impact Investing, Advocacy and Doing Better with Sonya Dreizler

Sonya Dreizler is a speaker, financial advisor, advocate, consultant and a true leader in our profession. Though her father who was one of the pioneers of socially…

Jamie Hopkins April 28, 2020
Framework: Inclusion, Wealth Management and Work Ethic with Tyrone Ross Jr.

Framework: Inclusion, Wealth Management and Work Ethic with Tyrone Ross Jr.

Tyrone Ross Jr. is a natural competitor. His work ethic and drive helped him move up the ladder on Wall Street from a life that started in poverty. As a financial…

Jamie Hopkins April 28, 2020
Partner Call Replay: Understanding the Emotional State of Clients

Partner Call Replay: Understanding the Emotional State of Clients

Every morning, our partner firms join a call to discuss the markets, business operations, troubleshoot challenges, and hear the latest we are providing for them.…

Jamie Hopkins March 17, 2020
In the SECURE Act Era, You’ll Need a New Retirement Strategy. Roth Conversions Could Be It.

In the SECURE Act Era, You’ll Need a New Retirement Strategy. Roth Conversions Could Be It.

By Jamie Hopkins, Director of Retirement Research Get ready for a new normal. With the SECURE Act comes the demise of the stretch strategy – and that could cost…

Jamie Hopkins December 18, 2019
The SECURE Act’s Effect on Financial Planning: 8 Takeaways for Advisors

The SECURE Act’s Effect on Financial Planning: 8 Takeaways for Advisors

The first major retirement income overhaul in more than a decade is slated for Congressional approval this week, marking a dramatic change to tax law that could…

Jamie Hopkins December 18, 2019
Yes, Social Security Income Is Taxable – But Yours Doesn’t Have To Be

Yes, Social Security Income Is Taxable – But Yours Doesn’t Have To Be

By Jamie Hopkins, Director of Retirement Research As you move toward retirement, you can’t be content just to accumulate assets. You need to develop a retirement…

Jamie Hopkins November 25, 2019
The Basics Of Required Minimum Distributions With Your Retirement Account

The Basics Of Required Minimum Distributions With Your Retirement Account

Retirement accounts like 401(k)s and IRAs allow individuals to save for their future in a tax advantaged manner. IRA and 401(k) contributions are often tax deductible…

Jamie Hopkins August 26, 2019
3 Aspects of Retirement Affected by Divorce

3 Aspects of Retirement Affected by Divorce

Divorce rates for people age 50 and over have doubled since 1990, according to the Pew Research Center. Divorce can have both positive and negative impacts on happiness…

Jamie Hopkins July 26, 2019
The Progression of Financial Planning Through Every Decade of Your Life

The Progression of Financial Planning Through Every Decade of Your Life

By Jamie Hopkins Your career and lifestyle look completely different when you’re in your 20s compared to when you’re in your 60s – your financial focus and…

Jamie Hopkins June 24, 2019
Key Takeaways from the SEC’s Reg BI Rules Package

Key Takeaways from the SEC’s Reg BI Rules Package

After an almost decade-long wait from the SEC, the commission moved forward rule changes that would expand regulatory responsibilities for brokers to act in the…

Jamie Hopkins June 12, 2019
What ‘Avatar’ and ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Can Teach Advisers About What Clients Want

What ‘Avatar’ and ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Can Teach Advisers About What Clients Want

“Avatar” and “Avengers: Endgame” sit as No. 1 and No. 2 on the list of the highest-grossing movies in history (not adjusted for inflation). Both have taken…

Jamie Hopkins June 11, 2019
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